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Bradford County Man Charged with Rape of Child

WYALUSING — A Bradford county man is facing a long list of sex charges for allegedly raping a 12-year-old girl.

Anthony Johnson, 50, of Wyalusing is charged with rape, indecent assault, and corruption of minors. 11 more words


Community Shocked by Karate Teacher's Arrest

CLARKS SUMMIT — Investigators in Lackawanna County believe a karate teacher accused of sexually abusing a child may have more victims.

They say he used his martial arts school in Clarks Summit to develop a relationship with his alleged victim. 434 more words


Karate Teacher Accused of Sexually Assaulting 9-Year-Old Boy

SCRANTON — Detectives in Lackawanna County arrested a karate teacher for allegedly sexually assaulting a 9-year-old boy.

John Smith owns Serenity Martial Arts in Clarks Summit. 76 more words


Ex-English Soccer Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boy


NOV. 29, 2016

LONDON — Prosecutors say former English soccer coach Barry Bennell has been charged with sexually assaulting a boy under the age of 14. 101 more words

Third strike sentence "grossly disproportionate"

Yesterday a man received a mandatory third strike sentence of seven years imprisonment that was “at the lower end of the spectrum of indecent assaults”, but High Court judge J Toogood said that serving a full sentence  without parole would be a grossly disproportionate outcome and manifestly unjust so ruled that parole could apply if appropriate at the time. 835 more words


Fast Food Manager Accused of Sexually Assaulting Employee

DICKSON CITY — The manager of a fast food restaurant is accused of assaulting a worker in Lackawanna County.

Dickson City police arrested George Ritter, 26, Tuesday night. 62 more words


Decision in Brent Hawkes sex assault trial put over til January

KENTVILLE, N.S. – Closing arguments were made today in the trial of a prominent Toronto pastor accused of performing sex acts on a teenage boy more than 40 years ago in Nova Scotia. 359 more words